Cocktail with lime and orange slice

A Refreshing Cocktail Recipe from La Cantera Resort & Spa

Swap out your margarita with this refreshing tequila drink

Are you getting a bit bored with your margarita? Then shake it up with this original tequila-based cocktail, Oaxaca Dreams. Created by La Cantera Resort & Spa’s beverage manager, Chris Caldwell, it’s perfectly balanced with its sweet, fruity, and spicy notes.

Oaxaca Dreams

Ingredients

1 oz Patron Roca Silver Tequila
1 oz Del Maguey Tobala
1 oz spiced agave syrup
1 oz Persian lime juice

Directions for the spiced agave syrup

  1. Combine two cinnamon sticks (preferably Mexican cinnamon), 1 tsp cardamom, and 1 tsp ginger with 1/2 cup of boiling hot water, and steep to create a tea.
  2. Strain, then blend with 1/2 cup of agave syrup until incorporated.

Directions to make the cocktail

  1. Rim an old-fashioned glass with lime, and salt half the rim.
  2. Combine all ingredients into a cocktail shaker and shake. Strain over ice, and garnish with a lime wheel. Enjoy!

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